Hannu I. Heikkinen

University of Oulu

Hannu I. Heikkinen is professor of cultural anthropology at the University of Oulu. His current research focuses on how human-environment relations are mediated by different forms of technology, particularly in Northern societies. He is interested in political ecology, participatory methodologies and environmental justice, and is a Docent in Environmental and Applied Anthropology. He has been involved in multiple transdisciplinary projects, and has worked across a number of institutions, including the Finland Futures Research Centre (Turku School of Economics), and the Laboratory of Environmental Protection (Helsinki University of Technology). Heikkinen was visiting scholar in the University of Arizona in 2006 and autumn 2019 he is visiting the University of Cologne. Heikkinen is Research team 5 leader for REXSAC.